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Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
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Marilyn If you're looking for "escape" reading, Beautiful Ruins is a good choice. The setting is coastal Italy, Hollywood, & the Northwest! Chapters alternate between 1962 & the present telling the story of a budding Hollywood actress who has an affair with Richard Burton. She is sent away to a remote Italian hotel by the publicist for the movie, Cleopatra. Lots of larger-than-life characters and action.


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